BMW came off the Kanonenstrasse

A 40-year-old woman from near Weilburg was travelling along the “Kanonenstsraße” in a BMW just before 1am on Thursday, 9th January, 2014.  At the 6.9km mark in one of the curves, the car left the road and rolled over, landing in a ditch.  The driver suffered head injuries and was taken to hospital.

Accident investigators discovered that the driver was under the influence of a considerable amount of alcohol and did not have a driving license.  A blood sample was taken, and the damage is estimated at around €10,000.


About Graham Tappenden

Graham Tappenden is a British ex-pat who first came to Oberursel in 1993 and returned with his family to live there in 2003. He has been writing for since 2006. When not writing blog posts or freelancing for the Oberurseler Woche he works as a self-employed IT consultant solving computer problems and designing websites. In 2016 he gained German citizenship.

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